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H.R. 3525 (116th): U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish uniform processes for medical screening of individuals interdicted between ports of entry, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Lauren Underwood

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jun 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 26, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

21 Cosponsors (21 Democrats)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Under Questioning By Underwood, Top DHS Official Confirms the Departments Need For An Electronic Health Record System, Says Implementation is in Process
    — Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL14] (Sponsor) on Jan 14, 2020

Roe Opposes EHR System for Illegal Immigrants
    — Rep. David “Phil” Roe [R-TN1, 2009-2020] on Sep 26, 2019

Bill Flores Discusses This Week in Washington
    — Rep. Bill Flores [R-TX17, 2011-2020] on Sep 27, 2019

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History

Jun 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 18, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 26, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 3525 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3525. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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